Ubuntu 10.04 Thunderbird 3.04 mime-type

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Sat Jun 5 06:25:57 UTC 2010

On 05/06/10 02:18, Sam Przyswa wrote:
> Hi,
> I juste upgraded to 10.04 and in Thunderbird 3.04 I would like add some
> mimetype as to open .pps .ppt Microsoft file with OpenOffice I tried to
> find how to add it but there is no option to do that in Preferences.
> How to do that ?
> Sam.

When you right-click on the file to Open It, you will get a menu asking 
what you want to do with it: open it or save it. If you want to open it 
you are given the choice of opening it with either the default 
application of using one of your choice. Select OpenOffice and tick the 
"Always Use" (or whatever) button.


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